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Greater Wyoming FCU outsources core, digital and cards tech to Fiserv

Greater Wyoming FCU

Greater Wyoming Federal Credit Union has ditched its incumbent core software provider for Fiserv. The credit union has implemented Fiserv’s Portico core processing and digital banking system on a hosted basis.

Case study: Valley National Bank – cloud atlas

Robert Bardusch, Valley National Bank

Valley National Bank, a $23 billion regional bank holding company headquartered in northern New Jersey, is undertaking a widespread technology refresh to improve customer experience and profitability.

Eight fledgling fintech providers win capital from CFSI’s FinLab


Eight fledgling fintech companies have won $250,000 each from the Centre for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI). Each FinLab winner in this third annual competition from the CFSI also receives resources to test, enhance and scale their products, in part via the expertise of JP Morgan Chase, a founding lab partner.

Morgan Stanley drives diversity with innovation lab launch

Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley has unveiled an innovation lab with the aim of promoting diversity top of the agenda. According to the Financial Times, which has seen an application form, a four-month programme will begin in July and end in a symposium that will “expose companies to potential investors through showcase presentations”. The FT says any start-up […]

PayPal unveils speedier money transfers to bank accounts


PayPal users in the US will soon be able to speed up money transfers to their bank accounts via eligible debit cards linked to their PayPal account. Bill Ready, EVP, COO, PayPal, says it expects that funds “will typically be available in your bank account in a matter of minutes, although some banks may take […]

Lone Star Credit Union live with new core banking system, Keystone

Now offering online and mobile banking

Texas-based Lone Star Credit Union has become the 50th live site for the Keystone core processing system, supplied by Corelation.

Sandia Laboratory FCU revamps tech front-to-back office

Sandia Laboratory FCU in major tech overhaul

Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union (SLFCU), the largest credit union in the US state of New Mexico, is modernising its front-to-back office technology with Alkami Technology and Corelation.

Citizens Bank takes a crack at digital revamp with Bottomline

Citizens Bank

Rhode Island-based Citizens Bank is partnering with Bottomline Technologies to unleash a brand spanking new online and mobile banking platform for its commercial and business banking clients. The new digital banking platform offers a suite of cash management and payment services. The application features simplified transactions; integrated payment workflows; user personalisation with self-service capabilities; and […]

CFPB seeks comments on proposed changes to US prepaid rule


The US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued a request for comment on proposed changes to its final rule on prepaid accounts that would adjust requirements for resolving errors on unregistered accounts and provide greater flexibility for credit cards linked to digital wallets. Paybefore (Banking Technology‘s sister publication) reports that the bureau first floated […]

Fiserv the Architect for Affinity Plus digital banking revamp

Fiserv's Precision core banking system gains new taker

Minnesota-based Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union has selected Fiserv’s Architect platform for a digital banking overhaul. The credit union will use Architect to help its online and mobile customers in branches, over the phone, and through digital channels. Dave Larson, president and CEO, Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, says Fiserv has “the size and expertise […]